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Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Bat Photo Mat Halloween Card

Created this Bat Photo Mat Card using Close To My Heart CTMH Artbooking Cricut cartidge. Stamped sentiment with a Mark's Finest Papers stamp. Used colors: black, Kraft, orange & purple. Bought the Kraft bat cardstock at Ben Franklin store near Seattle, WA. Added some Halloween orange/black washi tape.

Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge: Artbooking Photo Mat 2 Shift 4" x 4"
inks:  VersaFine Onyx Black
paper: cardstock - black, Kraft Black Bats, purple
stamp: Mark's Finest Papers Mini Broom Rides
washi tape: Recollections.

Entering this into the following challenges:

10/30 Cute Card Thurs Ch35 Spooktacular unlim 10/24
10/30 MFP Insp Ch34 Halloween Costumes 5E(#3) 10/24

10/31 DLART Thankful Thurs Oct Linky Ch unlim 10/3
10/31 Ribbon Carousel RCC86 Fall & Halloween unlim 10/1

10/31  YNS Challenges Oct Fun Fri Ch unlim 10/4

Here is our October Inspirational Photo...

11/1 2 Sisters Ch167 Cute 'N Spooky unlim 10/26

11/2 Cupcake Insp Ch234 3E(#1) 10/27


11/2 Creative Insp Paint Anything Goes unlim 10/20
11/5 Perfect Sentiments PSC98 Fall or Halloween Card 3E(#1) 10/30

11/3 Bitten By The Bug 2 Trick or Treat Halloween Ch unlim 10/28 
11/3 Craft Your Passion Ch186 Halloween Nicer, Fun Side Only 3E(#2) 10/28
11/3 Kaboodle Doodle Chq195 Halloween Anything Goes 3E(#2) 10/28
11/3 Kraft Journal Ch142 Witches & Goblins 2E(#1) 10/28
11/3 Love to Create Ch89 Halloween Ch 3E(#2) 10/28

11/4 Bearly Mine Ch110 Orange, Purple & Black 2E(#1) 10/29
11/4 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch76 Halloween unlim 10/29

11/6 Divas By Design Use some Orange 2E(#1) 10/30

11/10 Craftin Desert Divas Craft it Up & Link It Up Linky Party #18 Anything Goes 8E(#5) 10/28


  1. Such a great card Melissa!!
    Thanks for joining CCT this week!
    Hugs Heidy

  2. Melissa,
    How awesome - I love all of the bats! Thanks for joining us for SpeedyTV's Inspiration Challenge.

  3. great card love the bats...thanks for sharing at cupcake inspirations

    sweetie dt

  4. great card and paper choices - I just got my Artbooking cart and am looking forward to creating some great Halloween layouts.

  5. What a cute card. Thanks for sharing at Loves Rubberstamps.

  6. What a great Halloween card! So glad you linked up at Cupcake Inspirations!

  7. This photo mat works so well with this paper. What an awesome image. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  8. Such a fun card ! Thank you so much for joining us at BBTB2 !


  9. Great use of die cuts. Thank you for joining us over Loves Rubberstamps. Hugs Nina

  10. I love the bat photo mat! Great job! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2!!

  11. Great card Melissa! Love the bat bg! Thank you so very much for joining our 'Trick or Treat' challenge at BBTB2!!!! :)

  12. Very cute, I love the photo mat and the bat paper. Thanks, for joining us in the Speedy TV Inspiration challenge.

  13. Great card. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  14. Great job! Thanks for joining us this week at BBTB2!

  15. Great Halloween card thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Diva's

  16. This is such a great Halloween card!

    Thank you so much for sharing your creativity with us this week at Love to Create.
    Best of luck and we'd love to have you visit again!

    Hugs Mian
    Love to Create Design Team Member
    Mian's Crafty Corner

  17. What a fab card, great design and love the bats..Thank you for joining us at Bearly-Mine Challenge this week and hoping you would like to join us again soon. Good luck in draw..Hugs Lozzy x

  18. Such a fun card, Thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Divas!!

    Craftin Desert Divas Design Team

  19. The bat Kraft cardstock is the BOMB! Super cute! Thanks for playing along at BBTB2 this week :)

  20. What a gorgeous card - I love those silhouette bats, they are so clever. Thanks for joining us at the Bearly Mine Purple, Orange and Black challenge and we hope you will come back and join us next time.

    Sharon x

  21. This is so great! Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

  22. Great Halloween card! Thanks for playing with us at Loves Rubberstamps!

  23. A terrific Halloween card. Thanks for sharing at The Kraft Journal.

  24. Great card! Love the bats. Thanks for joining us at Divas by Design this week. Mirella

  25. Spooktacular card! Thanks so much for participating in our LOVE TO CREATE challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    A Little Bit O' Paper

  26. great card and thanks for sharing with us at Divas by design for our orange challenge. Hope to see you again soon.